Juventus vs Lecce: Preview, kick-off time and where to watch on TV and online

Both Juventus and Lecce have got a huge amount still to play for on Serie A Matchday 33 and they do battle at the Allianz Stadium on Wednesday night.


Juventus host Lecce at the Allianz Stadium on Serie A Matchday 33 with both sides needing a victory to keep their respective ambitions in progress.

The Bianconeri recently had their 15-point penalty suspended as they await a new trial for capital gains and it gives them a chance to secure a Champions League spot. Meanwhile, the Salentini could be at risk of being dragged into the relegation zone despite looking safe for quite some time. A win would increase the gap between them and Spezia, if the Ligurian side struggle to collect points.

When the two clubs previously faced each other in Serie A, a stunning goal from Italian starlet Nicolo Fagioli was enough to give Juventus victory. Will another piece of magic be enough for the Bianconeri to get the win or will Lecce spring a surprise?

Juventus’ Federico Gatti surrounded by Napoli players. [@juventusfcen]

Juventus vs Lecce: Predicted line-ups

Juventus will miss Moise Kean due to a muscular injury. Meanwhile, Lecce will be missing star winger Gabriel Strefezza, who will serve a one-match suspension. Salentini coach Marco Baroni will also be missing Giuseppe Pezzella, Kastriot Dermaku, and Marin Pongracic due to injuries.

Juventus predicted XI vs Lecce (3-5-2): Szczesny; Gatti, Bremer, Danilo; Cuadrado, Miretti, Locatelli, Rabiot, Kostic; Milik, Vlahovic.

Lecce predicted XI vs Juventus (4-3-3): Falcone; Gendrey, Baschirotto, Umtiti, Gallo; Blin, Hjulmand, Oudin; Banda, Ceesay, Di Francesco.

Lecce’s Morten Hjulmand on the ball against Napoli. [@OfficialUSLecce]

Juventus vs Lecce: When does the Serie A fixture start?

Kick-off in the Serie A Matchday 33 fixture of Juventus vs Lecce is set for 18:00 CEST, local time in Italy, on Wednesday, May 3.

For viewers in the United Kingdom and Ireland, the game will start at 17:00 BST. That is 12:00 EDT / 09:00 PDT in the United States.

Juventus vs Lecce: Where to watch the Serie A fixture?

For fans in the United States, Juventus vs Lecce will be on Paramount+ along with other fixtures on Serie A Matchday 33.

Juventus vs Lecce will be shown on BT Sport 1 in the United Kingdom and Ireland.


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